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Pigeons (1970)

The Sidelong Glances of a Pigeon Kicker (original title)
R | | Comedy | 28 October 1970 (USA)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jordan Christopher ...
Jonathan
Jill O'Hara ...
Jennifer
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Winslow Smith
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Jonathan's Mother
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Jonathan's Father
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Mildred
Boni Enten ...
Naomi
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Tough Lady
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Model at Party
Riggs O'Hara ...
Oliver
Kristoffer Tabori ...
Oliver's Boy Friend
Donald Warfield ...
Young Stutterer
Jean Shevlin ...
Mrs. Abelman
Matt Warner ...
Mr. Abelman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Adam Reed ...
Hermie
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Meet Jonathan. The very day he graduated Princeton he became a New York taxi driver. (Then he met Jennifer)

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Daniel Davis' first film. See more »

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Featured in Dusk to Dawn Drive-In Trash-o-Rama Show Vol. 7 (2002) See more »

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A very clever and creative film......at times visually stunning
3 May 2000 | by (Charlotte, NC) – See all my reviews

I saw this one in '71 in a small theatre in Tallahassee, FL while attending FSU (a time before people started attending football games in Tallahassee!).

It was great, as I recall. A film about love, loss, and self-discovery filmed in NY.

I have asked numerous poeple over the years if they ever saw or heard of "Pigeons"......not a soul! This is actually the first time I have seen the film listed or mentioned anywhere since then. I was beginning to wonder if I had dreamed the movie! What a relief!

If you get a chance, check it out ........ it's definitely worth the time and effort.


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